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Assisting News Editor

A leading global news network requires multiple highly experienced Assisting News Editors, to be responsible for ensuring the smooth delivery of news bulletins worldwide. 

As Assisting News Editor, you will be required to assist in the making of news shows whilst ensuring that the pace and high quality of the company's content is adhered to. A vital part to this role will be to oversee the Production team in building news bulletins, supervising and approving scripts and content that will go on-air whilst ensuring that it meets the required legal guidelines. 

Your duties will also include keeping up with breaking news and live coverage, organising running orders, cutting photos, re-writing scripts when required and assisting in choosing suitable guests to interview. 

To be considered for this role, it is essential that you can demonstrate strong experience of working in a busy newsroom environment within a similar role and have excellent knowledge in international news. As Assisting News Editor, you must also be comfortable to provide excellent support to Senior Producers. 

Please be aware that you must have a flexible work approach as this role will be working on a 7-day fortnight shift pattern, including weekends. 

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a very fast-paced environment for a leading global news network in an incredible location, with good opportunity to excel in your career. 

Please note only applicants who are already fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for visa sponsorship can be considered.

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